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GRI G4 Training on Sustainability Reporting (Abu Dhabi, June 3-4, 2015)

The Centre for Sustainability and Excellence is hosting its globally recognized “GRI (G4) on Reporting” that focuses on enabling participants to acquire the skills and competencies required for the effective use of the GRI Framework, GRI reports and publication of CSR / Sustainability Reporting in alignment with the new GRI G4 Guidelines. Key Topics covered: Sustainability  reporting  & GRI Guidelines …

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GCC Students Achieve Top Ranks Globally in CIMA Exams

Aspiring students from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region have secured highest scores and top global ranks in the latest Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) examinations. Chintan Gupta from Qatar ranked second globally for the M1 Masters Gateway examination, Devna Cheminiyan from United Arab Emirates (UAE) secured the third rank in the A1 Professional Gateway examination, and Navin Kumar …

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Up To 400 Decision-Makers Expected at the International “Engineering Symposium for Africa” Organized by Jacobs Engineering S.A

A concentration of influential African engineering players Jacobs Engineering SA (JESA) is organizing the first international symposium, “Engineering Symposium for Africa” (https://www.esa-symposium.com) around the theme of “Engineering and Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Development in Africa” in Marrakesh on Thursday, May 21st, 2015. This international event will feature high-level speakers: renowned experts, figures in politics, economy and finance, decision-makers in the …

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EIAST signs MOU with Applied Technology High School and Secondary Technical School

MOU aims at educating students and developing their creative and professional abilities in space sciences and satellite industry Inline, with the strategic objectives of developing students’ abilities in space science and satellite industry, the Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST) signed a memorandum of understanding with Applied Technology High School (ATHS) and Secondary Technical School (STS). The MoU …

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Bank nizwa to empower 1,000 students during 2015 tour of ‘islamic finance knowledge series’

As part of its commitment to empower local communities with knowledge on Islamic finance and shari’a-compliant products and services, Bank Nizwa commenced the first phase of its recently launched educational platform, ‘Islamic Finance Knowledge Series’ by visiting Sultan Qaboos University, Sohar University and Shinas College of Technology. The nationwide roadshow is scheduled to conduct sessions at four additional educational institutions …

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Advanced Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner Training (IEMA Approved) (Abu Dhabi, April 19 & 20, 2015)

The Centre for Sustainability and Excellence is hosting its globally recognized “Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner Training” that entails a global perspective, representing various perspectives of corporate social responsibility and sustainable development. It focuses on the most advanced methodologies on CSR Strategy and Reporting, Stakeholder Engagement, Green Marketing and CSR Scorecard. The CSR-P Certification Upon successful completion of the training (and …

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Northwestern University in Qatar and Doha Film Institute deepen ties with institutional partnership; announce plans for collaborative research on media industry in the Middle East

First project under new strategic alliance builds on successful collaboration on the ‘Entertainment Media Use in the Middle East’ 2014 survey • Regional study to cover media production and distribution with intent to make findings easily accessible and useful to professionals in academy and industry alike Doha – Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) and the Doha Film Institute forged a …

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Nomination call for UNESCO-Hamdan Prize 2015-2016

The fourth edition of the UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize for Outstanding Practice and Performance in Enhancing the Effectiveness of Teachers has opened the call for nominations. The prize is awarded every two years and it recognizes initiatives that contribute to improving educational practices around the world, with priority given to developing countries and to marginalized and disadvantaged communities. The …

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Qatar University and Qatar Shell collaborate to empower women Chemical Engineers

The Department of Chemical Engineering at Qatar University ( QU ) in collaboration with Qatar Shell brought together Chemical Engineering students to discuss the significant contribution of women to the development and progress of Qatar’s industry and to foster the spirit of loyalty among the faculty, current students and alumni. The ‘Al Majlis’ event provided an opportunity for the department …

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Queen Rania Al Abdullah Award for Excellence in Education Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Arab Open University

Amman – The Association of Queen Rania Al Abdullah Award for Excellence in Education (QRAEE) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Arab Open University to further foster cooperation in the field of education. The memorandum of understanding, signed by QRAEE Executive Director Lubna Touqan and President of the Arab Open University H.E. Dr. Mohammad Abu Qudais, aims to …

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